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Dear creative, this is a reminder of who not to become.

A few days ago, I was working on a strategy campaign for a client, we were trying to incorporate influencer marketing, to reach his target audience faster. Whilst considering the people to engage for the campaign, we wrote down names and decided on which ones to use. I and...

Watch| Burna Boy talks Winning his First Grammy Award & Africans Telling their Own Stories

One of Africa's most successful artists Burna Boy sat down with BBC News Africa to discuss his Global Music Album category win at the 63rd Grammys with his album "Twice As Tall". He spoke about the importance of Africans telling their own stories and why it is important for...

GIVE MOTHERS A BREAK

I hate going to the market. I hope that sentence doesn’t make me sound less like a woman or slash away yards from the wife material bundle a good woman is supposed to have. It’s always so stuffy and hot at the market and I always leave sweaty, tired...

24 HOURS AS A MOM

My phone rang. The caller ID showed my elder sister. The married, mother of two energetic boys’ sister. “Chisom how far?” She sounded like a 99year old woman on her death bed. Me: “I dey o, are you okay?” Mother of two: “Mba, Aru adirokwam.  I’m sick Biko I need you. I need...

Best UK flower delivery companies – Valentine’s Day special

Sending flowers this Valentine’s Day? Here are the best flower delivery companies across the UK, that can help you make someone feel very special. 1. FLOWERBX At FLOWERBX, the mission is to deliver beauty and happiness through flowers. They deliver cut to order, premium quality flowers that are fresher longer with...

Best UK food delivery services – our editor’s pick

As the UK has been battling with another lockdown, many of us are looking for new ways of food shopping and cooking. So, what are the options? We have rounded up some of the best food delivery companies for you, ranging from weekly groceries delivered to your doorstep to...

Cultureville – making modern African fashion more accessible

African wax prints have been trending in the fashion industry for a couple of years now, with Burberry and Dior paying tribute to Ankara, in addition to the likes of Beyonce and Rihanna rocking the print in their videos and photoshoots. I had an opportunity to chat with Adeola...

Very Puzzled – learning about the richness of Africa through puzzles

As an African or Caribbean parent, it can be quite challenging to find items such as books and toys that are representative of your child’s heritage. However, it is important that children see themselves reflected in the books and toys that they interact with to ensure that they have...

Chelle Candles – the perfect gift this Christmas

The nights are getting darker, the air - frostier & the magic of Christmas looms in the crisp winter skies. Bring in the enchantment of this festive season with Chelle Candles magnificent winter collection. Chelle Candles are a luxury brand specialising in scented soy candles and diffusers, designed and hand...

8 Black owned luxury shoe brands you need to know about

Love shoes? Then read about these 8 amazing black owned luxury shoe brands you will fall head over heels with. AMINAH ABDUL JILLIL AMINAH ABDUL JILLIL is a luxury shoe brand launched in August 2012. Aminah's shoes are known for a bold yet feminine design aesthetic, including high heels, colourful...